Russian Ice Skating Coach Tamara Moskvina Seeks Fifth Gold Medal

[ad_1] Weeks before the collapse of the Soviet Union in December 1991, Tamara Moskvina, the world’s most famous pairs figure skating coach, met with American journalists at a competition in Albertville, France, where the 1992 Winter Olympics would be held soon. At least the investigators claimed they were reporters. Moskvina realized that all of her …

Olympics 2022: Live Updates, Latest Results and Medal News in Beijing

[ad_1] Gus Kenworthy skis for England in Beijing after competing for the United States at the previous two Winter Games.Credit…Doug Mills/New York Times He’s competed in the Winter Games twice before, but this year it will look different for freestyle skier Gus Kenworthy. It has a new team and a new Olympic event: half-pipe skiing. …

USA and Canada Confirm Gold Medal Match in Hockey

[ad_1] After 26 women’s hockey competitions in Beijing this month, the seemingly inevitable lockdown on Monday: Canada and the United States will play for the gold medal. Since 1998, when women’s hockey became an Olympic sport, teams that have dueled for gold in every Game but one have determined their championship pairings by playing in …

Mikaela Shiffrin to Ski for Medal in Super-G Competition

[ad_1] Mikaela Shiffrin Returning to the track this week after disappointing early exits from giant slalom and slalom. He’s looking for the type of authoritative running that has marked his career and, oddly enough, was absent from these two races. But it’s worth understanding how this upcoming super-G race on Friday morning (Thursday night in …

Winter Olympics 2022: Mikaela Shiffrin Demands Medal After Disappointment

[ad_1] The American and Russian figure skating teams received their awards on Monday, but the medal ceremony scheduled for Tuesday was postponed.Credit…Chang W. Lee/The New York Times More than two days after the team figure skating event ended with Russia winning, Olympic officials still haven’t handed out medals as they investigate a question-marking “legal issue” …

Team Figure Skating Medal Ceremony Postponed Amid Legal Investigation

[ad_1] Members of the United States figure skating team will have to wait an unknown amount of time—perhaps a day or more—to receive the medals they won in the team event at the Beijing Games. The ceremony was abruptly postponed shortly before it began on Tuesday night, according to an official from US Figure Skating, …

Team Figure Skating Medal Ceremony Postponed Amid Legal Investigation

[ad_1] Members of the United States figure skating team will have to wait an unknown amount of time – perhaps a day or more – to claim their silver medals in the team event at the Beijing Games. According to an official from USA Figure Skating, the ceremony was abruptly postponed shortly before it began …